14 pgs. Appeared first time in
Horror in the Dark #2 (1991).
Tales of the Black Diamond (1993).
Story: Richard Margopoulos. Art: Richard Corben (signed as Richard Corben, 1991). Lettering: printed (Corben).
FRA: as Contes du diamant noir, Part 2(5): "Bains
de sang", in USA magazine [II] #60
GER: as "Der Fluch des schwarzen Diamanten", as one (complete story) in Die phantastische Welt des Richard Corben #10 (1994).
ITA: as Tales of the Black Diamond, Part 2(5): "Bath of Blood [ITA]", in L'Eternauta #126 (1992).
SPA: as El diamante negro, Part 2(5): "Baño de sangre", in Creepy [SPA] Segunda Época #12.
Style: Black line with B&W tonal overlay and CG tonals. Genre: Horror. Time
Span: Ancient past. Nudity: Full frontal.
Keywords: Marriage. Devoded painting. Blood. Axe.
Synopsis: Writer marries beautiful girl, who devotes herself more for painting than for new husband. He gives the Black Diamond as present for her by knowing it's bad past.
Comment: This chapter is finally a real horror story. Corben finds his way to draw excellent piece of art.
Technique: The art was drawn on paper, scanned into a Machintosh computer and rendered mainly in the Adobe Photoshop software program.
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Created: September 9, 1997. Modified: July 20, 2017.